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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 qua·dru·plet /kwɑˈdruplət, ˈdrʌ; ˈkwɑdrəplət/
 四組,四套,四胞胎中之一

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 qua·dru·plet /kwɑˈdrəplət, ˈdrup; ˈkwɑdrəp-/ 名詞
 四聯體(遺傳密碼),四胞胎,四胎

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Quad·ru·plet n.
 1. A collection or combination of four of a kind.
 2.  pl. Four children born in the same labor.
 3.  A cycle for carrying four riders, so arranged that all the riders can assist in the propulsion.
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 quadruplet
      n 1: the cardinal number that is the sum of three and one [syn: four,
            4, IV, tetrad, quatern, quaternion, quaternary,
            quaternity, quartet, foursome, Little Joe]
      2: one of four children born at the same time from the same
         pregnancy [syn: quad]
      3: a set of four similar things considered as a unit [syn: quartet,
          quartette]